DeSoto's Army Marches On
Actor: "Our other goals of founding colonies and harbors in the new world for our great King, Charles the 5th, were dashed from DeSoto’smind. His obsession was treasure, so on we marched."
|Photo credit: Still frame from "Hernando DeSoto in America." Original video provided courtesy of the DeSoto National Memorial.
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